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Gun control hearing draws big crowd to Annapolis

Hundreds of concerned gun owners rallied outside the Maryland State House while a state Senate committee got ready for a hearing that is expected to go well into the evening.

Wednesday - 02/06/2013, 09:06pm EST

Tags: Annapolis, Maryland General Assembly, Martin OMalley, gun rights, rally


Gun control debate: O'Malley to testify

Maryland's governor wants to ban assault weapons and create stricter licensing requirements for handguns.

Wednesday - 02/06/2013, 06:41am EST

Tags: Maryland State Senate

Biden to promote gun control in pro-gun Virginia

Vice President Joe Biden is launching a White House campaign of road trips to promote gun control with a visit to Virginia, a state that has experienced its own school shooting tragedy yet maintains an avidly pro-gun tradition.

Wednesday - 01/23/2013, 06:44pm EST

Tags: Joe Biden

Opponents of gun-control measures to rally

Saturday - 01/19/2013, 01:20pm EST

Tags: rally, Maryland State House

NY Mayor Bloomberg urges fed gun control reforms

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is calling for federal gun control reforms.

Monday - 01/14/2013, 11:08am EST

Tags: Michael Bloomberg, Johns Hopkins University, newtown

Johns Hopkins to host Bloomberg, experts for gun policy summit

One month removed from a horrific shooting at an elementary school, gun policy experts meet this week to discuss ways to curb violence and effect change at the federal level.

Monday - 01/14/2013, 06:54am EST

Tags: andrew mollenbeck, Michael Bloomberg, Johns Hopkins University, Martin O

Kaine: Common ground can be found as lawmakers consider gun control

There is common ground among opposing sides as lawmakers tackle the issue of gun control, mental health and school safety.

Friday - 01/11/2013, 12:14pm EST

Tags: Heather Brady, NRA, school shooting, Tim Kaine, newtown, conn.


Moran's gun control bill faces tough opposition in Congress

A gun control bill that's one of the first pieces of legislation to be introduced in the 113th Congress is likely to face tough opposition.

Monday - 01/07/2013, 10:53am EST

Tags: guns, Jim Moran, National Rifle Association

Panel on mentally ill gun access releases report

Gun should be taken away from anyone who is found by a licensed health care provider, educator or police to be a threat, a panel studying firearms access by the mentally ill recommended Wednesday.

Wednesday - 01/02/2013, 06:00pm EST

Tags: guns, mental health, Maryland General Assembly, Martin OMalley

Education secretary asks for reasonable gun limits

Education Secretary Arne Duncan says the country needs to reevaluate its values and consider common-sense gun control measures after a mass shooting at a Connecticut school.

Friday - 12/21/2012, 01:58pm EST

Tags: Arne Duncan,

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